History Recap / StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS03E20ImprobableCause

20th Aug '17 11:43:07 PM Statzkeen
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* WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids: InUniverse. Garak finds "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" to be a little graphic for children.

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* WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids: InUniverse. Garak finds "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" to be a little graphic for children.children, although given what little else we see and hear of Cardassian upbringing, Garak is either atypical for his species, or is just messing with Bashir.
23rd Jul '17 5:13:31 AM StarTropes
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* CallBack: We finally learn what the Obsidian Order was up to in the Orias system (which Tom Riker tried to invade in [[Recap/StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS03E09Defiant "Defiant"]]): building Tain's secret attack fleet.

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* CallBack: CallBack:
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We finally learn what the Obsidian Order was up to in the Orias system (which Tom Riker tried to invade in [[Recap/StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS03E09Defiant "Defiant"]]): building Tain's secret attack fleet.fleet.
** Odo's MysteriousInformant brings up [[Recap/StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS02E08NecessaryEvil the Cardassian neck trick]], which Odo doesn't do anymore.
23rd Jul '17 5:06:49 AM StarTropes
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* YouHaveFailedMe: Odo briefly speculates that the Romulans hired the Flaxian to kill Garak, and then killed him when he failed.
27th Jun '17 12:36:34 PM LtFedora
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* DeadpanSnarker: Sisko asks Garak if the explosion could have something to do with his exile. Garak's response?
-->"I seriously doubt the Finance Ministry would try to have me killed for failure to pay my taxes."
27th Jun '17 9:03:34 AM LtFedora
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** The line has received much joking attention from the [[HoYay Garak/Bashir shippers]], noting that he told Bashir to [[SingleEntendre eat his rod]].

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** The line has received much joking attention from the [[HoYay Garak/Bashir shippers]], noting that he told Bashir to [[SingleEntendre eat his rod]].rod.
1st May '17 1:24:14 PM StarTropes
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* ThereAreNoCoincidences: {{Lampshaded}} when Odo and his MysteriousInformant discuss how many operatives from the Obsidian Order suffered "unfortunate incidents" in one day.
--> '''Odo:''' Quite a coincidence.\\
'''Informant:''' If you believe in coincidence.
23rd Mar '17 2:46:21 PM MarsJenkar
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* BatmanGambit: When Garak recognizes an assassin on the station and suspects he's the target, instead of just reporting him and asking for protection, he blows up his shop to start Odo on an investigation which will lead him to the assassin on his own.

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* BatmanGambit: When Garak recognizes an assassin on the station and suspects he's the target, instead of just reporting him and asking for protection, he blows up his shop to start Odo on an investigation which will lead him to the assassin on his own. Odo does just that, but he also figures out what Garak did and is ''not'' happy about it.



* CallBack: We finally learn what the Obsidian Order was up to in the Orias system (which Tom Riker tried to invade in [[Recap/StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS03E09Defiant "Defiant"]]), building Tain's secret attack fleet.

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* CallBack: We finally learn what the Obsidian Order was up to in the Orias system (which Tom Riker tried to invade in [[Recap/StarTrekDeepSpaceNineS03E09Defiant "Defiant"]]), "Defiant"]]): building Tain's secret attack fleet.



-->'''Sisko:''' I don't expect the Romulans to be entirely forthcoming.
-->''cut to''
-->'''Romulan:''' Yes, we destroyed the Flaxian's ship.

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-->'''Sisko:''' I don't expect the Romulans to be entirely forthcoming.
-->''cut to''
-->'''Romulan:'''
forthcoming.\\
''cut to''\\
'''Romulan:'''
Yes, we destroyed the Flaxian's ship.



* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: The bombing of Garak's shop ----> the revelation that the Romulan and Cardassian SecretPolice are attempting to eradicate the Founders.

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* MinorCrimeRevealsMajorPlot: The bombing of Garak's shop ----> the revelation that the Romulan and Cardassian SecretPolice are attempting to eradicate the Founders. Given the revelation later in the episode that ''Garak'' blew up his own shop, this counts as an InvokedTrope.
28th Dec '16 6:50:18 AM StarTropes
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* FantasticSlur: Garak referring to Tain's "pointed-eared friends." Tain compliments the tactic of trying to expose his loyalties



* SpaceClothes: [[LampshadedTrope Lampshaded]] by Odo who, investigating whether or not the Romulans are trying to kill Garak, suggests that they should appreciate a decent tailor.

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* SpaceClothes: [[LampshadedTrope Lampshaded]] {{Lampshaded}} by Odo who, investigating whether or not the Romulans are trying to kill Garak, suggests that they should appreciate a decent tailor.
28th Dec '16 6:37:18 AM StarTropes
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* OhCrap: Garak's reaction when Odo figures out that he blew up his own shop.


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* WhamShot: Garak and Odo are captured by the Romulans, brought into a room on one of their warbirds--and Enabran Tain is there.
28th Dec '16 6:28:57 AM StarTropes
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* TrackingDevice: O'Brien puts one on the Flaxian's ship. It turns out to be far less useful than he intended, as the ship explodes before it gets anywhere.
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